MA in Speech-Language Pathology

The Online Master’s Program in Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is committed to providing the next generation of clinicians with the highest quality academic, research and clinical training in the assessment/treatment and prevention of communication and swallowing disorders.

  • 100% online, with primarily asynchronous courses.
  • Can be completed in 5 semesters full-time, with 66 credit hours total.
  • Emphasis on instilling in future health care providers a desire to actively contribute to the profession and our community with a high level of expertise and compassion.
  • Accredited by the Council of Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and provides academic and clinical instruction sufficient for the Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) in speech-language pathology awarded by ASHA and licensure in all states as well as the NC Department of Public Instruction.
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders


Develop the skills to join the next generation of clinicians in the assessment and prevention of communication and swallowing disorders.

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UNCG has been consistently ranked as one of the Best Colleges among national universities by US News & World Report.


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Please refer to the accreditation status posted on the Office of Assessment, Accreditation, and Academic Program Planning website.

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